We share the most interesting facts about Catalonia gathered on our recent trip to the Catalan Pyrenees.
Located in Spain’s far northeastern corner, the Pyrenean mountains serve as Catalonia’s border with southern France and Andorra. Catalonia is both an autonomous community within Spain and a historic principality that once extended into France.
Much has been reported of Catalonia’s desire to break away from Spain and its ongoing bid for independence. We could write an entire piece on political facts about Catalonia alone. However, the news reports do the region an injustice. There is so much more to Catalonia than protest and politics. Continue reading